10 Best Free Alternative Web Browsers For Linux

It may hesitate if you need to shift on other browser from Mozilla Firefox. And will try to stay on Firefox anyhow. It is one of most famous browser to surf the Internet. Windows user must to download it and in most Linux distro Mozilla Firefox comes as a default web browser.

Mozilla Firefox has built dominant share on web due to its various features like user-friendliness and marvelous library of extensions. But you may hate it sometime when it starts using huge CPU memory and causes computer to crash.

Everyone know about the range of available browser for Windows because it most common operation system that is being used since long and still famous. But what if you are a Linux fan and don’t want to stick with its default web browser. So today, I actually made up my mind to take a break and change the browser I would want to work on.

Fortunately a good range of browse is at hand to use in Linux, so if you are looking for smart alternatives to Firefox then I guess out our today’s article would help your more. Let’s check out 10 Best Free Alternative Web Browsers For Linux.

1.) Amaya

Amaya is a Web editor, i.e. a tool used to create and update documents directly on the Web. Browsing features are seamlessly integrated with the editing and remote access features in a uniform environment. This follows the original vision of the Web as a space for collaboration and not just a one-way publishing medium.

2.) Arora

Arora is a lightweight cross-platform web browser. It’s free (as in free speech and free beer). Arora runs on Linux, embedded Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, Windows, Haiku, and any other platforms supported by the Qt toolkit.  Arora uses the QtWebKit port of the fully standards-compliant WebKit layout engine. It features fast rendering, powerful JavaScript engine and supports Netscape plugins.

3.) Epiphany

Epiphany is the web browser for the GNOME desktop. Easy to use, Epiphany ties together many GNOME components to let you focus on the web content, and less on the browser application. It’s free software that displays webpages with speed and accuracy.

4.) Flock

Flock is the award winning social web browser that has attracted many tech savvy people all over. It’s one browser that focuses on close integration of different social media services like Facebook and Twitter. The browser is facing the tough competition from its peer group but the feature like the Ubuntu MeMenu has worked as the added factor that makes it one coolest choice among the Ubuntu users.

5.) Konqueror

Konqueror is powered by the KHTML rendering engine (and optionally Webkit) which means it supports the latest web standards such as HTML5, Javascript, CSS3, and others.

6.) Midori

Midori is a web browser for Linux that stands out due to its speed and because it hardly uses any system resources. Midori is based on the WebKit technology, also present in other browsers like Chrome and Safari. If you still don’t know what web browser to use on Linux, try Midori before deciding.

7.) Opera

Opera is yet another well known browser for Mac, PC and Linux that is being used by great number of users. Speed dial, mouse gesture, panel splitting and cool add-ons are the cool features that have lead to the success and popularity of the Opera browser.

8.) SeaMonkey

The SeaMonkey project is a community effort to develop the SeaMonkey all-in-one internet application suite (see below). Such a software suite was previously made popular by Netscape and Mozilla, and the SeaMonkey project continues to develop and deliver high-quality updates to this concept. Containing an Internet browser, email & newsgroup client with an included web feed reader, HTML editor, IRC chat and web development tools, SeaMonkey is sure to appeal to advanced users, web developers and corporate users.

9.) SwiftFox

Swiftfox is an optimized build of Mozilla Firefox. Swiftfox has builds for both AMD and Intel processors and is based on the most cutting edge Firefox source code available.

10.) Swiftweasel

Swiftweasel is an optimized build of the Mozilla Firefox web browser that’s available for download. Like Swiftfox, this web browser is built for AMD and Intel processors. Swiftweasel is an open source web browser unlike Swiftfox that has proprietary software license.

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